africa Nigerian master breaks chess marathon record
By Nile Post Editor . 2 days ago
Nigerian master breaks chess marathon record

After playing for 58 consecutive hours he was still at the board.


africa Togo scraps presidential term limit
By Nile Post Editor . 2 days ago
Togo scraps presidential term limit

The West African country will move from a presidential to a parliamentary system.


africa Burkina Faso junta expels French diplomats
By Nile Post Editor . 5 days ago
Burkina Faso junta expels French diplomats


africa Beyond the headlines: The reality of Zimbabwe
By Gore Ruvimbo . 5 days ago
Beyond the headlines: The reality of Zimbabwe


africa Zambia uncovers 'sophisticated' Chinese cybercrime syndicate

africa UK returns Ghana's looted royal artefacts in loan deal

africa Nollywood star Junior Pope dies on filming boat accident

africa Egypt's president sworn in for 3rd term
By Nile Post Editor . 1 week ago
Egypt's president sworn in for 3rd term

New term of six years is supposed to be el-Sisi’s last, according to the constitution.


africa Six arrested over killing of Kaizer Chiefs footballer

africa South Africa takes steps to end lion farming
By Muhamadi Matovu . 2 weeks ago
South Africa takes steps to end lion farming


africa Outrage as traditional Ghanaian priest, 63, marries 12-year-old girl
By admin . 3 weeks ago
Outrage as traditional Ghanaian priest, 63, marries 12-year-old girl

In the face of criticism, community leaders have said people do not understand their customs and tradition.


africa Girl, 8, only survivor as 45 killed in South Africa bus plunge
By admin . 3 weeks ago
Girl, 8, only survivor as 45 killed in South Africa bus plunge

An eight-year-old girl, the only survivor, sustained serious injuries but is now in a stable condition after a bus crashed through a barrier and caugh...


africa South Africa ex-president Zuma hit by drunk driver
By admin . 3 weeks ago
South Africa ex-president Zuma hit by drunk driver

A drunk driver collided with his "official armoured state vehicle" on Thursday evening, police have said.


africa President reduced to figurehead by new Togo constitution
By admin . 3 weeks ago
President reduced to figurehead by new Togo constitution

Executive power will rest with the prime minister, reducing the presidency to a symbolic role.


africa Senegal: Bassirou Diomaye Faye to become Africa's youngest president
By admin . 4 weeks ago
Senegal: Bassirou Diomaye Faye to become Africa's youngest president

Bassirou Diomaye Faye's extraordinary rise caps a rollercoaster period in Senegalese politics that caught many off-guard.


africa Zimbabwe newlyweds discover marriage papers invalid
By admin . 1 month ago
Zimbabwe newlyweds discover marriage papers invalid

It has emerged that, because of a clerical issue, certificates issued within the last 18 months are void - a discovery which could affect all those co...


africa Senegal President rejects blame for election chaos
By admin . 1 month ago
Senegal President rejects blame for election chaos

Macky Sall said he did not make the decision alone - he was responding to concerns raised by parliamentarians.